The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 414 259 248
Rank change year-on-year
-155 -11
Contract jobs citing WinForms 178 346 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.73% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 2.61% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 243 225
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 11
Average hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £36.40 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £39.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.27% -4.00%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13643 13237 12969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.05% 28.03% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9476 8669 8249
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 272 359
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.60 £16.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -54 89 £550 +15.78% 32
South East -22 43 £325 -7.14% 20
East of England -11 15 £300 - 14
South West -20 11 £400 +166.66% 13
West Midlands -29 10 £275 -0.45% 12
East Midlands -15 3 £325 +8.33% 5
North West -42 3 £377 +16.00% 15
Yorkshire -49 1 - - 24
North East - 1 £325 - 3
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 342 (85.71%) C#
2 304 (76.19%) .NET
3 206 (51.63%) SQL Server
4 170 (42.61%) WPF
5 159 (39.85%) SQL
6 116 (29.07%) Windows
7 111 (27.82%) WCF
8 109 (27.32%) ASP.NET
9 99 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
10 94 (23.56%) .NET Framework
11 92 (23.06%) MVC
12 87 (21.80%) Finance
13 83 (20.80%) Microsoft
14 78 (19.55%) TDD
15 71 (17.79%) HTML
16 70 (17.54%) XML
17 69 (17.29%) Web Services
18 67 (16.79%) Visual Studio
19 65 (16.29%) VB.NET
20 62 (15.54%) OO
21 61 (15.29%) JavaScript
22 55 (13.78%) T-SQL
23 53 (13.28%) Banking
23 53 (13.28%) SQL Server 2008
24 49 (12.28%) Front Office
25 48 (12.03%) Multithreading
26 45 (11.28%) Oracle
27 44 (11.03%) CSS
27 44 (11.03%) Scrum
28 40 (10.03%) Team Foundation Server

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.01%) Confluence
2 10 (2.51%) TIBCO EMS
3 8 (2.01%) IIS
3 8 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.50%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.25%) WorkSite
6 3 (0.75%) Node.js
7 2 (0.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.25%) Kentico
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.25%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.25%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.26%) MS Office
3 7 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.25%) Simulink
6 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.51%) ION MarketView
2 7 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.25%) Tridion
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.50%) FTP
2 4 (1.00%) SSL
2 4 (1.00%) Internet
3 3 (0.75%) LDAP
4 2 (0.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.50%) AMQP
5 1 (0.25%) Modbus
5 1 (0.25%) HTTP
5 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (51.63%) SQL Server
2 53 (13.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.26%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.50%) DTS
11 5 (1.25%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.00%) DB2
12 4 (1.00%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.50%) MySQL
14 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.25%) PerformancePoint
15 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 67 (16.79%) Visual Studio
2 40 (10.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (8.52%) NUnit
3 34 (8.52%) JIRA
4 18 (4.51%) Subversion
5 16 (4.01%) MSTest
5 16 (4.01%) TeamCity
6 10 (2.51%) JUnit
6 10 (2.51%) MSI
6 10 (2.51%) Mockito
6 10 (2.51%) TestNG
7 7 (1.75%) Selenium
8 6 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.50%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.00%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.00%) Maven
9 4 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.00%) Ant
9 4 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.50%) PowerBuilder
General
1 87 (21.80%) Finance
2 53 (13.28%) Banking
3 49 (12.28%) Front Office
4 29 (7.27%) Investment Banking
5 15 (3.76%) Back Office
6 11 (2.76%) Retail
7 8 (2.01%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.25%) Games
8 5 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.00%) Electronics
10 3 (0.75%) Marketing
10 3 (0.75%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 366 (91.73%) Developer
2 162 (40.60%) C# Developer
3 144 (36.09%) .NET Developer
4 48 (12.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (10.53%) WinForms Developer
6 40 (10.03%) Senior Developer
7 35 (8.77%) WPF Developer
8 34 (8.52%) Software Developer
9 18 (4.51%) Java Developer
9 18 (4.51%) VB.NET Developer
10 15 (3.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (3.76%) Software Engineer
11 12 (3.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (2.76%) Front Office Developer
13 10 (2.51%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (2.51%) SQL Developer
14 9 (2.26%) Agile C# Developer
14 9 (2.26%) Database Developer
15 8 (2.01%) Analyst
16 6 (1.50%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (76.19%) .NET
2 170 (42.61%) WPF
3 111 (27.82%) WCF
4 109 (27.32%) ASP.NET
5 94 (23.56%) .NET Framework
6 71 (17.79%) HTML
7 70 (17.54%) XML
8 69 (17.29%) Web Services
9 44 (11.03%) CSS
10 37 (9.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 33 (8.27%) jQuery
12 24 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (5.76%) LINQ
14 22 (5.51%) HTML5
15 20 (5.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (4.26%) ADO.NET
17 15 (3.76%) Silverlight
17 15 (3.76%) XSLT
18 13 (3.26%) .NET Remoting
19 11 (2.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.52%) Fixed Income
3 20 (5.01%) Derivative
4 19 (4.76%) Equities
5 14 (3.51%) Hedge funds
6 10 (2.51%) N-Tier
7 9 (2.26%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.01%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.75%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.75%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.50%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (1.50%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.25%) Data Extraction
12 4 (1.00%) PKI
12 4 (1.00%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.75%) User Experience
13 3 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 116 (29.07%) Windows
2 5 (1.25%) Windows 8
2 5 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.75%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.75%) Linux
5 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.25%) Android
6 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (23.06%) MVC
3 78 (19.55%) TDD
4 62 (15.54%) OO
5 48 (12.03%) Multithreading
6 44 (11.03%) Scrum
7 29 (7.27%) Software Engineering
8 24 (6.02%) MVVM
9 23 (5.76%) OOD
10 20 (5.01%) BDD
10 20 (5.01%) Unit Testing
11 18 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (4.01%) Electronic Trading
13 14 (3.51%) UML
13 14 (3.51%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (3.26%) Business Analysis
15 11 (2.76%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (2.76%) CRM
15 11 (2.76%) E-Commerce
15 11 (2.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 342 (85.71%) C#
2 159 (39.85%) SQL
3 65 (16.29%) VB.NET
4 61 (15.29%) JavaScript
5 55 (13.78%) T-SQL
6 35 (8.77%) Java
7 25 (6.27%) C++
8 20 (5.01%) VB
9 16 (4.01%) XAML
10 6 (1.50%) VBA
10 6 (1.50%) VBScript
11 5 (1.25%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.25%) Python
12 4 (1.00%) VB6
12 4 (1.00%) C
12 4 (1.00%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.75%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.50%) XPath
14 2 (0.50%) VC++
14 2 (0.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (5.26%) Degree
2 9 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.50%) MCPD
6 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 83 (20.80%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.28%) Oracle
3 36 (9.02%) DevExpress
4 26 (6.52%) TIBCO
5 24 (6.02%) Sybase
6 14 (3.51%) Syncfusion
7 12 (3.01%) IBM
8 10 (2.51%) ION Trading
9 9 (2.26%) Infragistics
10 6 (1.50%) Interwoven
11 3 (0.75%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.75%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.75%) Reuters
11 3 (0.75%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.75%) SAP
11 3 (0.75%) Perforce
12 2 (0.50%) Telerik
12 2 (0.50%) VMware
12 2 (0.50%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.50%) AccuRev
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Merseyside
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
83Zero
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago